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Travel can show us that the grass isn’t always greener

My partner and I have been toying with the idea of moving out of New York City for a while. We’re exhausted by everything lately — the pandemic, inflation, stress and the list keeps going. We took a trip to the mountains in upstate New York to test out what it would be like to live somewhere else, which made us even more indecisive. At least we learned one valuable lesson: the grass isn’t always greener on the other side.